The hide armor is the appropriate armor for levels 16 to 24.
Hide is required to craft this armor, and can be obtained through deconstructing certain items, kill various enemy types, and and a passive clothing skill.
Hide Armor is a medium armor and is the second type of craftable medium armor. Tailoring 2 is a prerequisite skill required to craft it and its light armor equivalent.
This item can be found in the following locations:
- Random enemy corpses
- Quest rewards
- In front of/inside certain merchant stores